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I'm going to be biased as I've been wanting a PS3 for some time now, but if you're even somewhat of a PC gamer, then the Xbox 'exclusives' are a pure joke. They have few 'technical' exclusives, and those aren't even that great. The PS3 has much better exclusives which have already been mentioned already. And curious...where are you getting a PS3 for $100?
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Sony+-+P...&skuId=1122275

As a present, my mom said that she would pay for 200$ on the bestbuy credit card and i would have to pay the rest, but i have 100$ in giftcards, so i would only be paying 100$ out of pocket, then they give you a 50$ giftcard back so ill just turn around and get GT5 or another game.
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dont get a 300gb get the cheapest one unless theres only a 50$ difference since the hardrive is only a 2.5 HDD wich can be bought at any computer store needs to be SATA
i almost forgot about the HDD mod, thanks for reminding me
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post #13 of 29
I have one and I love it. I was just streaming Hulu to it a minute ago.

I don't really game on it. I'll get GT5 when it's cheaper. I mostly do my gaming on the PC. It does look better.

Right now we just stream movies and audio to it. Netflix is great. I have a copy of PlayOn to stream everything else to the PS3. Pretty much an awesome media center.

The Bluray player is an added bonus.

I say you should get it.
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post #14 of 29
I would go for it. I went from an xbox to a ps3 too for those features you mentioned. i still use my PC for my main gaming tho. so i would do it.
    
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post #15 of 29
I am a proud owner of my mgs4 limited edition ps3 (bragging rights). And I can say it was well worth $500 when i brought it. I played so many ps3 games and never regret my purchase. I would tottally go for the deal. Just make sure to get some killer games like kz2, r1, r2, ect. If your interested, I'm selling of my ps3 games.
    
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post #16 of 29
go for it bro , I own the 120gb Slim ps3 but originally started with a 40gb ps3 and I do most of my gaming on it and movies on bluray/netflix
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post #17 of 29
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What game should i get first though, i get a 50$ gift card with the purchase of the console.

I was thinking Killzone 2, GT5, or Dj hero II
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post #18 of 29
I got it for $200 on amazon 10 days ago. It's a great little device, netflix, blueray, the list goes on. I bought it mainly for those features and to play FIFA and other sports games with my friends. I would never though buy a FPS for a console or anything thats on Steam. I'm a big sports fan and sports games suck on the PC.
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My cousins just got one, best console ever .
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What game should i get first though, i get a 50$ gift card with the purchase of the console.

I was thinking Killzone 2, GT5, or Dj hero II
I've been spamming this all week, but grab God of War III and then come back here and thank me
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